November 22, 2004
Ellerbusch, Wilson net All-Tournament honors
EVANSVILLE, Ind.óJunior middle blocker Laura Ellerbusch (Newburgh, Indiana) and freshman setter Stephanie WilsonL (Terre Haute, Indiana) were named to the NCAA Division II Great Lakes Region All-Tournament team for their performances in the University of Southern Indiana volleyball teamís run to the regional semifinals.
Ellerbusch averaged 4.0 kills, 3.0 digs, 0.88 blocks, and hit .381 during the Screaming Eaglesí two matches. Wilson averaged 12.25 assists, 1.12 kills, and 2.12 digs while setting USIís offense to the tune of a .219 attacking percentage.
USI, the seventh seed in the tournament, defeated second-seeded and No. 16-ranked Ferris State University in the first round before falling to the sixth-seed, No. 21-ranked Northwood University in the semifinals.
The Eagles finished the season with a 24-7 record and were 17-1 against the GLVC.
2004 NCAA II Great Lakes Regional All-Tournament Team
Carrie Ritchie - Ashland University
Stephanie Wilson - University of Southern Indiana
Laura Ellerbusch - University of Southern Indiana
Karla Fairbanks - Ferris State University
Stephanie Maciasz-Dow - Grand Valley State University
Tracy Kirk - Grand Valley State University
Sladjana Vasiljevic - Northwood University
Gorana Maricic - Northwood University
Marija Zivanovic - Northwood University
Aimee Dewitte - Northern Michigan University
Ashley Kiel - Northern Michigan University
Andrea Smith - Northern Michigan University
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